10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

10 days in Slovenia Itinerary

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Fly
1
Bled
— 1 night
Taxi
2
Zgornje Gorje
— 1 night
Train
3
Tolmin
— 1 night
Drive
4
Kobarid
— 1 night
Drive
5
Štanjel
— 1 night
Drive
6
Predjama
— 1 night
Drive
7
Kranj
— 1 night
Drive
8
Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Shuttle to Zagreb, Fly to Barcelona

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Bled — 1 night

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Vršič Pass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bled Island, and then step into the grandiose world of Bled Castle.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bled trip builder site.

Barcelona, Spain to Bled is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Barcelona in October, with highs in Bled at 18°C and lows at 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can drive to Zgornje Gorje.
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Zgornje Gorje — 1 night

Nestled in a green valley and surrounded by rolling hills, Zgornje Gorje is dominated by the spire of the parish church in the center of the village.
On the 21st (Fri), admire the sheer force of Peričnik Falls, then get engrossed in the history at Jesenice Upper Sava Museum, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Vintgar Gorge.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Zgornje Gorje tour itinerary builder app.

Zgornje Gorje is just a stone's throw from Bled. In October, daily temperatures in Zgornje Gorje can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Tolmin.
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Tolmin — 1 night

At the picturesque confluence of two rivers, Tolmin offers quick access to a range of exciting outdoor activities.
On the 22nd (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at Tolmin Gorge, hike along Golden Horn Fairyland, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vogel.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Tolmin tour planning website.

Getting from Zgornje Gorje to Tolmin by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In October, Tolmin is a bit warmer than Zgornje Gorje - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Kobarid.
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Nature · Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors
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Kobarid — 1 night

At the very heart of picturesque Soca Valley, Kobarid delivers some of the most stunning views of Slovenia's highest peaks, as well as a chance to enjoy some exciting alpine rivers.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): admire the sheer force of Kozjak Waterfall, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Assumption church, then don't miss a visit to Italian Charnel House, and finally examine the collection at Kobarid Museum.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kobarid trip planning tool.

Kobarid is just a short distance from Tolmin. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Tolmin in October; daily highs in Kobarid reach 16°C and lows reach 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Štanjel.
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Štanjel — 1 night

Perched on top of a hill in western Slovenia, the charming town of Stanjel appeals to various kinds of travelers.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): do a tasting at Vina Čotar, take in the spiritual surroundings of Capuchin Monastery of Vipavski Križ, then explore the historical opulence of Štanjel Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Daniel.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Štanjel tour itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Kobarid to Štanjel in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Kobarid in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Štanjel: highs are around 22°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Predjama.
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Predjama — 1 night

Predjama is a small settlement in the Municipality of Postojna in the Inner Carniola region of Slovenia.LandmarksCastlePredjama Castle, a Renaissance castle and a major tourist attraction in Slovenia, is located at the mouth of a cave just above the settlement.ChurchOur Lady of Sorows Church in the settlement is a chapel of ease of the Parish of Studeno. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Nanos Plateau and then pause for some serene contemplation at Cerkev Zalostne Matere bozje.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Predjama trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Štanjel to Predjama takes an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Kranj.
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Kranj — 1 night

The capital of Slovenia's Alps, Kranj allows you to stand with one foot in the nature and another in a town that's both a cultural center and a base for outdoor activities.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): learn more about the world around you at Gorenjska Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. John the Baptist - Zupnijska cerkev sv. Janeza Krstnika, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Holy Cross, explore the historical opulence of Škofja Loka Castle, then pause for some photo ops at Mary's Shrine with St. Rocco and St. Anthony, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Žigon's House.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Kranj trip planner.

You can drive from Predjama to Kranj in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Ljubljana.
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Ljubljana — 2 nights

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Anthony's Shaft Mining Museum, then have fun and explore at House of Illusions, and then get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Contemporary History. On the 28th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Church of the Annunciation.

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Ljubljana is just a stone's throw from Kranj. In October, daytime highs in Ljubljana are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
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Slovenia travel guide

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Castles · Bodies of Water · Caves
Sunny Side of the Alps
From snowcapped Alpine peaks to sandy Adriatic beaches, a trip to Slovenia is like taking several vacations at once. Whatever the season, the country offers enticing natural attractions, all close at hand, including thick forests, scenic valleys, cave systems, waterfalls, lakes, and the Adriatic coast. For those seeking an active holiday, you'll fine an abundance of ski slopes, trails to hike, roads to bike, and rocks to climb. Pay a visit to some of Slovenia's spa resorts and take advantage of the fresh mountain air and thermal waters. Various castles, churches, and historical towns--many of which are fully preserved--tell stories of the country's past. In Slovenia's major cities, admire the architecture, explore the local arts, visit museums, and chat with the locals over a cup of coffee. Slovenian cuisine offers a blend of Alpine and Mediterranean tastes and is definitely worth trying, along with the country's wines.
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